Farm Bureau Welcomes Announcement of CFAP Direct Payment Details
5/19/2020 3:56:00 PM
Payments will go directly to farmers who have suffered a 5 percent or greater price loss and who are facing significant marketing costs due to the coronavirus. Eligible commodities include cattle, hog, dairy, specialty crops and row crops.
USDA to Host Webinar for Producers Interested in Applying for Direct Payments through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
5/13/2020 3:27:53 PM
USDA Agricultural Marketing Service and Farm Service Agency (FSA) will host a webinar on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at 1 p.m. ET, for farmers, ranchers and other producers interested in applying for direct payments through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program.
Ag producers financially injured by pandemic urged to apply for programs immediately
4/27/2020 4:51:00 PM
Congress appropriated $310 billion of additional funding to the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and an additional $60 billion for the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program. Farmers and ranchers are now eligible for the programs, but must act fast.
MFBF seeks solutions to plummeting cattle prices
4/3/2020 3:10:00 PM
Montana Farm Bureau has joined 26 other state Farm Bureaus in signing a letter to Secretary Sonny Perdue requesting his attention on two important matters: relief to cattlemen seeing increasingly volatile markets and investigating any price manipulation occurring in the cattle industry.